Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Support Engineer was £198 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Support Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 203 201
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 -32
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £198 £150 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £123 £104 £127
90th Percentile £311 £254 £244
England median daily rate £150 £160 £168
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.48% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36% +12.82%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +15.38% -10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4259 5280 5907
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.12% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 3400 3946
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.27 £9.00
90th Percentile £35.45 £29.43 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +9 4 £211 +20.71%
South Yorkshire +11 1 £88 -20.45%
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee